Goa witnesses substantial rise in urban population

Goa has been trending towards increased urbanisation with 35.23 per cent rise in population in the cities over the last decade, while that in the rural parts has registered negative growth of -18.51%.

Urban population on the rise in India

The percentage of Indians living in urban areas has increased from 27.8 percent in 2001 to 31.16 percent in 2011.

Urban population up in Bihar

The urban population in Bihar has
increased to 11.30 percent of the estimated total population
of 10.38 crore in the state but the sex ratio has dropped to
916 females per 1000 males in the past decade.

26% of urban population does not have access to water supply

About 26 per cent of the urban population does not have access to piped water supply and depend on tube wells and hand pumps, a study said.

Why dengue is a threat to urban population

Link between poverty and water-related diseases like dengue fever may be at the root of the problem.

Why dengue is a threat to urban population

Link between poverty and water-related diseases like dengue fever may be at the root of the problem.

Urban population will double in 25 yrs: Pranab

: India`s urban population will more than double to over 600 million by 2035 as increasing number of people migrate to cities because of better infrastructure and employment opportunities, finance minister Pranab Mukherjee said.

45% Indians will live in cities by 2050: NCAER

About 45 percent of the country`s population will be residing in urban cities and towns by 2050, up from 30 percent now, nullifying the `India lives in villages` concept, says a study by thinktank NCAER.

Urban population expected to touch 32-cr next year: Min

The urban population in the
country is expected to touch 32 crore next year and could even
reach 53 crore ten years later.